ByIngrid Wilhelmina 2018-02-28 2949
All GearBest customers, GearBest Oscars 2018 has kicked off now and we will be honored to introduce you 8 best gadgets of the year on GearBest as the winners of the top 8 categories. Check out the champion lists one by one and see how they stand out from their peers.
● High-performance Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 Octa core processor
● 8 inch FHD 10-point touch IPS display
● DOLBY ATMOS with Adreno 506 GPU
● 3GB RAM + 16GB ROM
● Dual cameras: 8.0MP AF rear camera + 5.0MP front camera
Under the reputable brand name of Lenovo, the Lenovo P8 tablet is absolutely a best winner in tablet category. Coming with an affordable price tag of $177.29, the P8 tablet is a high-performance powerhouse with its Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 Octa core processor, Adreno 506 GPU, Android 6.0 OS and 3GB of RAM. And the P8 tablet is more compact than most models on Gearbest with the 8 inch screen.
On top of that, you can get 4 distinguishing display modes: Multi-media Entertainment Mode, Standard Mode, Reading Mode and Kid's Mode — each mode is characterized by a different color performance. The kid’s mode provides a safer online experience for kids by limiting the using time, app installation and web browsing.
Note that this Lenovo P8 is WiFi-only version, and it supports dual band WiFi connectivity: 2.4GHz / 5.0GHz.
● Android One system
● 5.5 inch LTPS FHD screen
● Triple cameras: 5.0MP front camera & 12.0MP + 12.0MP dual rear cam
● Snapdragon 625 2.0GHz Octa Core CPU
● 4GB RAM + 64GB ROM
When it comes to the mobile phone, no brands can compete with Xiaomi on GearBest. Here XIAOMI Mi A1 wins the title of "Best Phone of the Year" in Oscar 2018. The phablet comes with a pretty standard set of features but again you do get the Xiaomi brand reputation to back it all up.
With the Mi A1, You get a nice 5.5 inch LTPS FHD screen and a practically bezel-less design. The phone runs on the Snapdragon 625 Octa Core processor with 2.0GHz and sports a combo of 4GB RAM + 64GB ROM. A peculiar feature about this model is that it runs Android One system — an unmodified Android operating system providing the optimal and stable experience on smartphones. You get a 5MP front camera and a dual rear cam: 12.0MP + 12.0MP for snapping a high-resolution photo.
● Dynamic and two balanced-armature drivers
● Stunning 3D surround effect
● Wired control microphone
Another Xiaomi device comes in the winner lists. How this Xiaomi Mi earphone stand out from multiple electronic devices on GearBest, like the action camera, smart watch, and so forth? Let’s find out the truth.
The new Xiaomi Mi IV earphone adopts the cool hybrid technology, that is, a special configuration inside the speaker, which is a combination of a dynamic driver and dual balanced-armature (BA) drivers. The two kinds of design are offset from one another — the dynamic driver is for handling the bass, while the balanced-armature drivers will responsible for high and medium audio, thus creating a true 3D surround effect. The cable control earphone has a built-in high SNR 58dB microphone with better noise cancellation for better high-definition audio call quality. Just like other Mi earphones, it provides 3 pairs of S / M / L sizes soft silicone ear tip for replacement and comfortable wearing experience despite for a long time wearing.
● Amlogic S912 Octa Core CPU
● Android 7.1 OS
● Dual band WiFi: 2.4G + 5.8G
● 3GB DDR4 + 32GB EMMC
Beelink is a popular name in TV boxes, and this model comes with all the right features for an efficient home entertainment device, thus winning the "Best Computer & Networking Device of the Year".
A major highlight is the operating system — the box runs on Android 7.1, so you have a user-friendly interface to navigate on the screen. The latest Octa core Amlogic S912 CPU ensures a smooth performance throughout the use of the TV box, even if when it comes to your gaming. This model supports dual band WiFi (2.4G & 5.8G) for easy connectivity and fast transmission. Beelink GT1 Ultimate comes with the H.265 decoding and sports a 3D noise reduction filter allowing for high quality entertainment.
● Unassembled DIY kit
● 220 x 220 x 240mm printing volume
● Acrylic plate & aluminium base
● Support ABS/PLA/wood/PVA/PP/luminescent 3D printing filament
Anet is a big name in 3D printing, and Anet A8 fully deserves the title "Best 3D Printer of the Year". Made from piano-black laser-cut acrylic frame, the printer comes with a stylish look, decent quality and a nice set of features.
The printing volume is 220mm x 220mm x 240mm and the printing speed: 100mm/s. As most Anet printers, this model is characterized by high precision, a strong and durable build (aluminum base + acrylic plate) and supports an extended range of filaments: ABS, PLA, wood, nylon, PP, glow-in-the-dark and more. Since it comes with all the essential DIY kits, you can get the experience of building the 3D printer from scratch by yourself. If you have trouble in assembling the model, refer to the Anet A8 3D printer operation" installation guide and the one-by-one steps in How to DIY the Anet A8 3D Prusa i3 printer.
● Excellent portability
● 4K FPV cam with 3-axis gimbal
● 30 mins max flight time
● 4dB noise reduction
At the mention of the drone, I believe no one can ignore the big name of DJI. And among all DJI’s drones on GearBest, DJI Mavic Pro Platinum is honored to be titled "Best Drone of the Year".
DJI Mavic Pro Platinum features a sleek design and compact body that make it both powerful and portable. Compared with Mavic Pro, DJI Mavic Pro Platinum has been improved greatly. New FOC sinusoidal driver ESC with newly designed 8331 folding propeller makes the aircraft flight time extended to 30 minutes, coupled with 4dB (60%) noise reduction during takeoff and landing. It supports both WiFi app control and 2.4GHz wireless remote control, and you can get 4K UHD smooth shooting within 70km control range.
● Smartphone app remote control
● Mini second generation dust smell cleaner
● Cheap filter replacement
● Silent operation
You now have another Xiaomi option even when it comes to the home appliance. The Xiaomi smart Mi air purifier ranks first and it adds a bit of smart element to your home.
The Xiaomi smart air purifier supports two modes of purification capacity — standard mode for 330 cubic meters per hour and super mode for 380 cubic meters per hour. In the best of Xiaomi traditions, the smart air purifier features smartphone app control and you will be able to monitor your home’s air quality via the Mi Home App. Thanks to the three-layered filter, the purifier can remove up to 99.99 percent of harmful PM 2.5 particles. Filter replacement is very easy and convenient, and you will even get a reminder when it needs to be changed.
● App remote control
● Fast installation
● Adjustable CCT brightness
● 16 million light colors
● Moonlight mode
The Yeelight JIAOYUE LED Smart Ceiling Light may look more traditional when it comes to the design — but functionality-wise, it is really advanced.
First, it is one of the few lamps that support both WiFi and Bluetooth remote control — so you have both short and long range control options and a chance to connect even more devices. Meanwhile, you have the option of voice controlling the ceiling light via the dedicated Xiaomi AI speaker.
The light is equipped with RGB strip light with a 95Ra color rendering index and 16 million light colors, allowing for a flexible adjustment of brightness and 2700K - 6000K color temperature. Thus, it will be easy as pie to create the right ambiance in your home — especially with pre-programmed modes like the moonlight mode.
TV box or TV dongle: which would you choose?